Fire and Security trade shows are a great way for any Fire or Security company to make a splash in the UK market. They could be your secret weapon to outshine your competitors.
Hardly new but the benefits are potentially huge and could blast your Fire & Security business to new heights. That’s certainly the feedback that Lollipop from their customers who exhibited at events this year. Continue reading “Fire and Security Trade Shows – Old school Hi-Viz”
“It’s almost impossible to get a Fire & Security Maintenance Contract Customer to switch to a new supplier”
OR IS IT?
We often hear the complaint from Fire & Security people that…
It’s really hard… Damn near impossible to get…
A Fire or Security maintenance customer to switch to a new supplier.
But what if I tell you, there is a way?
Would you be interested? Continue reading “How to Get A Fire & Security Maintenance Contract Customer to Switch to a New Supplier”
On one fateful day in March 2020, Lollipop’s revenue from Fire & Security marketing imploded.
With just a couple of incoming phone calls, Jo learned the sphincter-clenching, gut-curdling truth about what it meant to be specialists…
Total vulnerability to an external event over which we had no control. Continue reading “Not Just Fire & Security Marketing”
You’ve spent hours putting together your quote.
Even with all the time you saved using your SimPRO project quote creator, it still took longer than you’d thought.
But when you follow up a week later, your client says: Continue reading “Stand Out So The Best Clients Recognise The Good Fire & Security Guys”
“twice the price… of course we went with the other lot”
Last time we talked about how the good guys in the Fire & Security industry can STOP HAVING to deal with time-wasters like this by…
…getting your messaging right.
Because, lets face it, you deserve to quote on better jobs than these ‘race to the bottom’ companies… who want you to cut corners with compliance, find cheaper equipment and price match…
Life’s just too short. Your business is too important. And you spend too much time building it to suffer with clients like these. ALL THE TIME… Continue reading “Promoting Your Fire & Security Message So Customers Understand Your Value”
It’s just an excuse…
“but you were twice the price… of course, we went with the other quote”
Because, cheap usually isn’t cheerful… especially in the Fire & Security industry
Cheap means someone is cutting corners… Continue reading “Twice The Price: Why Fire & Security GOOD GUYS Lose Out…”
I almost choked on my coffee when I noticed that one of our clients was running an illegal Facebook competition.
Sat in a noodle bar in the beautiful city of Prague, my mobile phone had just put an end to my relaxed mood.
Because the client in question had fallen foul of THREE of the ways a competition is most likely to get their Business Page suspended by Facebook.
Let me talk you through them. Continue reading “3 Ways Your Illegal Fire & Security Facebook Competition Risks Getting Your Business Page Banned”
Fire & Security directors! Beware of expensive mistakes!
Neither the marketing guy who cold called you. Nor the one you met through your networking breakfast will have the skills and experience to sell more fire protection and security systems.
How do I know?
Because we regularly meet colleagues from your industry who are repenting their first marketing investment.
They hired the smooth talking, shark-tooth necklace-wearing consultant who promised to publish 100 tweets and some blog posts every month.
Or they listened to the promises of an old-school marketer who said sending out some leaflets would be all you needed.
Take a deep breath and consider these two things:
One of the BIGGEST MISTAKES I see on LinkedIn is not connecting your LinkedIn personal profile to your Fire & Security Company Page. This is a TRAGEDY because it’s such a great way to get people to visit your LinkedIn Company Page AND your website.
Which makes it a great way to get more Fire & Security leads.
PLUS! You’ve gone to the trouble of creating a LinkedIn Company Page for your Fire & Security business. But no one goes there! And no one follows it. And if no one follows your Page, no one sees any content that you might put on there!
So here’s a simple way to kill two birds with one stone with JUST ONE CLICK! Continue reading “How to Connect Your LinkedIn Personal Profile To Your LinkedIn Fire & Security Company Page”
Within a few weeks of our first security company website design going live, it generated a SALE worth £20k.
The normally dour Sales Director was positively glowing in his praise.
We had crossed the enquiry into the box and he had knocked it in! Continue reading “A Decade of Security Website Design Proven to Generate Leads & Sales”